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How can one cure shortness of breath and dizziness after a pacemaker placement?

While mowing my lawn I experienced shortness of breath and dizziness and had to stop and sit to regain breath and stability. I took my BP and it was 90/60. Heart rate was 117. I have a pacemaker and have afib. this has never happened to me since my pacemaker was installed.What could this issue be?
Thu, 28 Mar 2019
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Hello,

After going through your medical query I understand your concern and I would like to tell you that it’s recommended for you to get An ECG and KFT done and consult your treating cardiologist for proper evaluation and management.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Bhanu Partap, Cardiologist
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How can one cure shortness of breath and dizziness after a pacemaker placement?

Hello, After going through your medical query I understand your concern and I would like to tell you that it’s recommended for you to get An ECG and KFT done and consult your treating cardiologist for proper evaluation and management. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr Bhanu Partap, Cardiologist